Gerry's loss really hit us at 2T as well.
(Even sadder that his splendid website got broken up too. One of the best tank-related...
Went in mid 2019.
I thought as he also popped in here that you chaps should know the very sad news that dear old Ron Goldstein has died.
Apologies. fat finger/phone interaction.
Anniversary of this today.
81 years. 27/05/40.
97 murdered after surrendering.
Mr Ball provides an excellent concise summary on Twatter:...
I think one of the real questions to ask in these terminal ethical/historical/military arguments is: What would you have done?
On Japan, if...
I'm absolutely fine with it.
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And let's not start this 'verge of surrendering' stuff....
White Russians here, please.
Equal Vodka/Kahlua/Milk. + Ice.
Preferably gold top. Never cream.
You have my permission to knock anyone out that...
Interactive Iwo map.
Stack up the defences from MGs upwards, and it's astonishing what those chaps had to assault:
Battle of Iwo Jima
Always springs to mind when the name is mentioned.
I certainly don't think the Ustase have been ignored. Them, the ones with a personal...
The OP doubtless banned due to his lack of appreciation for style.
I bought a Chinesium airbrush years ago, and it was arse. Nearly put me off airbrushing altogether. Splattery finickety crap, with a worse...
It sounds like the radio antenna trough.
Made of wood, just a protective channel that the thing folds/rotates/dismantles into.
Does it look like...
Poke those threads, mate.
Never seen anybody object to such.
I like people dredging the vault.
Royal Scots Greys:
'Opal Fruits - made to make your mouth water!'... That was him.
You never seem to encounter anybody that ever met...
The final decision on whether to proceed with Black Prince was after A43/Cent had come online, and A50-ish things had barely got off the ground....
The book to get on Black Prince.
Accept no substitutions:
Entirely valid concept, as the Churchill (despite what's often said) had...
So... Hands up anyone that even fancies going near the fucker....
1000 KG, apparently with 400 tons of dampening sand shovelled over as unstable fuse not workable.
The thought occurs, again.
"Why are you...
Afraid not, mate.
Message sent to HQ about the best I can do.